Decision details

Changes to Trading Standards Compliance Policy in relation to Weight Restriction Enforcement

Decision status: Deleted

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To seek Cabinet’s approval for cessation of enforcement of weight restriction legislation by the Council via its Trading Standards Service, due to a recent review of support for this work by Derbyshire Constabulary.




To authorise that the Trading Standards Service Compliance Policy be amended by the deletion of:


a)   The paragraph entitled “Weight Restriction Cases”; and

b)   Appendix 1.

Report author: Steve Allen

Publication date: 21/09/2023

Date of decision: 21/09/2023

Decided at meeting: 21/09/2023 - Cabinet

Effective from: 29/09/2023

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